Ottawa coach Paul MacLean called this meeting with the Florida Panthers a “must win.” His team doesn’t usually have much trouble winning against them anyway.
Erik Karlsson scored the go-ahead goal midway through the second period and the Ottawa Senators won their third straight game to start the season, beating the Florida Panthers 3-1 on Thursday night.
Playing in the deep chill of winter for the first time this young season, the Panthers didn’t do much of anything Monday night as the Senators dominated all phases of the game.
The Florida Panthers needed some time to get up to full speed against the Ottawa Senators. Marcel Goc, Krystofer Barch and Mikael Samuelsson scored second-period goals and the Panthers rallied to beat the Senators for the first time in 10 games, 4-2 on Sunday night.
The Florida Panthers continued their streak of losing at home Sunday with a shutout loss to the Anaheim Ducks. The loss not only was the team’s third straight, but it also left the Cats clinging to a one point lead in the Southeast division.
Coming off a three-game winning streak, all the Florida Panthers had to do Wednesday night was knock off the Ottawa Senators at the Bank Atlantic Center.
The National Hockey League is doing their best impersonation of a college football conference Monday, approving a complete realignment of the league into four conferences.
Nick Foligno scored with 2.5 seconds left in the third period and the Ottawa Senators extended their winning streak to four games with a 4-3 victory over the Florida Panthers on Thursday night
The Florida Panthers were hoping to build off some recent improving play when they took the ice against the Ottawa Senators Thursday night. Instead, the Panthers lost another close game, 2-1.